Ohio Gov. Bob Taft responded to a set of questions concerning environmental issues and agriculture.
The American Livestock Breeds Conservancy has listed Ayrshire, Guernsey and Milking Shorthorn dairy breeds on its watch list because they have shown a marked decline since 1970.
Demand is strong for Bunker Hill’s organic cheese and Goshen Dairy is considering bottling organic fluid milk.
Boer goats are meat goats native to South Africa, but they are also one of the hottest new farm animals in Ohio.
Bioenergy producers who increase their purchases of corn, soybeans and other commodities to expand production of ethanol, biodiesel or other biofuels will be eligible for cash payments from the USDA.
Congress approves farm assistance package that includes crop insurance overhaul.
A University of Illinois field test found a Bt corn variety had no adverse effect on black swallowtail caterpillars, but a lab test on a different event drew words of caution.
Knox County farmers Greg and Beverly Miller of Lone Pine Ranch, Howard, received the statewide Environmental Stewardship Award sponsored by the Ohio Sheep Improvement Association.
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has issued a final permit to allow Stoll Farms Inc. to expand its Wayne County dairy farm.
In her weekly commentary, Editor Susan Crowell reminds readers that problems, like beauty, are in the eye of the beholder.
Ohio’s land values and land use are shifting from the Midwest into the Northeast.
Smart farm management decisions earned Knox County dairyman Tom Freer one of five Environmental Stewardship Awards presented statewide by the Ohio Livestock Council.
The Ohio Senate approved legislation May 24 to transfer regulation of large livestock operations from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency to the Ohio Department of Agriculture.
A northeastern Ohio buffalo ranch is a world leader in buffalo genetics and DNA testing.
The members of Select Sires and Sire Power have approved the merger of the two artificial insemination cooperatives.
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One of the largest model railroads in northeastern Ohio will be running this month during a special public open house.
Beaver County man elected master of Pa. State Grange for third term
Passage of Ohio’s statewide Issue 1 would breathe life into the state’s farmland program by providing local governments with matching funds to buy farmland development rights, says one land use expert.
New market loss assistance payments to milk producers are expected to go out within the next few months. Ag appropriations bill also expands the dairy options program.